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in many pockets in the united states of america and maybe we do need to update the formula and no one has anything or gets that. but to throw out the baby with the bath water doesn't make a whole lot of sense to me, especially when you are admitting that there are still problems to be dealt with. >> congressman james clyburn of south carolina, always good to have out the program. thank you. >> thank you so much for having me. >>> bringing back susan page and jonathan allen. i don't know if you guys saw this poll, but it found that 82% of americans say congress hasn't worked hard enough to deserve a long recess. it's not a surprise to me. congress never, at least in recent memory, has not polled very well. but, jonathan, what can get done when they come back? can anything get done? >> chris, they may have oversampled members of congress in doing that poll to only get 82% that thought they were working hard enough to do their job. >> who are the 18%? >> it's not a matter of working hard. i think it's a matter of working effectively and cooperatively and a matter of finding mutual or common
are putting a lot of mean into public education. in america we spend more money per child than any other industrialized country in the world and, yet, the results just really haven't increased. one of the things that we have to think about is fiscal transparency. we have to know as taxpayers exactly where our dollars are going, how they are being spent and what the return on investment is. >> is there sort of one size fits all or one size fits most about the ways money is not being spent well? i mean, i know you and the unions have not seen eye-to-eye. they are not your biggest fans and there's a lot of back and forth that has been going on. i know you've invited them to come to these town halls. >> yes. >> but is it about paying teachers more? is it about getting more technology into the classroom? what do we do about this? >> that is the entire thing that we have got to discuss is, you know, if we are going to put more investment into public education, then we have to make sure that that -- those additional dollars are producing results for kids. so, for example, when it comes to teach
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